Chartered Bodies

This list is approved (as at March 2011) and this gives an indication of the areas which are “related” to facilities management.  This list shows bodies which award chartered membership – however there may be other bodies which are “related” which are not chartered.
  • British Computer Society (BCS)
  • City & Guilds of London Institute (C&G) - MCGI
  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)
  • Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
  • Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) 
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)
  • Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH)
  • Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
  • Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) 
  • Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
  • Energy Institute (EI)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Institute of Directors (IOD)
  • Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA)
  • Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) 
  • Landscape Institute (LI)
  • Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng)
  • Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
  • Royal Society of Ulster Architects (RSUA)
  • Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)
  • Society of Environmental Engineers (SocEnv)
  • IOSH (Institute of Safety and Health)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)*
  • Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)

* If you hold the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation you are eligible to apply for Certified (CBIFM) membership providing you have the required FM experience.